The University of Arizona
Skip to Content

Concerns management of military unit from Spain.

Serial Number: 
041-05879
Title: 
Concerns management of military unit from Spain.
Author(s): 
Gorostiza, Pedro
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-21-1792
Date: 
05-17-1792
Documentation: 
Mexico, Guadalajara, San Blas. May 17, 1792 - November 6, 1793. 61p. Informes, reglamento. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary: 
Spain detached the companias de ynfanteria ligera to Mexico (Aka companias Franca de Voluntarios de Cataluna). They arrived at the port of San Blas on the frigate Aranzazu. Ff.152-157 is a reglamento detailing the composition of the group, each Member's pay, the personnel supplies they were to receive, the way they would be managed, etc. Ff.152 lists monthly and yearly pay specifically. It also contains assurances that nearly all of the men were Spaniards from Aragon except for a few from Mexico whom it was guaranteed were de Casta Limpia, Buen personal, in good health and of good physical size and ability. Ff.162-167 is typeset (?) Copy of ff.152-158. (S. Langmack may 1990)
Persons: 
Alberni, Pedro (Capitan)
Persons: 
Suarez, Simon (Subteniente)
Persons: 
Gorostiza, Pedro
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde
Persons: 
Bonilla, Antonio
Persons: 
Battallea
Persons: 
Baseo, Miguel Pedro
Persons: 
Gutierrez, Luis
Persons: 
Arando, Juan de
Persons: 
Herrera, Fernando de
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Campo de Alange, Conde de
Persons: 
Ximenez, Adrian
Persons: 
Montende, Pedro Maria de
Persons: 
Fuente, Juan de la
Places: 
San Blas (Puerto)
Places: 
Cataluna
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Tepic
Places: 
Aragon
Places: 
Guadalaxara
Places: 
Guanaxuato
Military Groups: 
Mexico, Compania de Ynfanteria Ligera de
Military Groups: 
Cataluna, Companias Franca de Voluntarios de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 266 ff. 147-177
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 266 ff. 147-177
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ff.160 repeated. Illegible signatures.
Reference Number: 
26600006
Rights: 
To request a full text document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to Askddt@u.library.arizona.edu or phone 520-621-6438.
General Subjects: